08 March 2019
Angul: Police have seized a large quantity of cough syrups from a forest near Samal on Friday. The cops conducted a raid on reports over illegal sale of cough syrups in the area. Corex and other cough syrups are being widely used as intoxicants.
The police seized 10 sacks of cough syrups and arrested three persons involved in the racket. A couple of sharp weapons have also been retrieved from the spot. The sleuths are trying to ascertain the source of procurement and consumers of these cough syrups.